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Paul McGann

Actor

Paul is perhaps best known for playing the eponymous ‘I’ In the cult classic ‘Withnail and I’ and the 8th Doctor in ‘Doctor Who’.
Film includes: ‘Empire of the Sun’, ‘Alien3’, ‘The Three Musketeers’, ‘Paper Mask’, ‘Fairytale, A True Story’, Lesbian Vampire Killers’ and most recently ‘B&B’.
TV includes: Series 1 & 2 of the BBC drama ‘Luther’, Hornblower’ Series 1-4, ‘Ripper Street’, ‘The Hanging Gale’ and ‘Our Mutual Friend’.
Theatre credits include ‘Butley’ (Duchess Theatre), ‘Helen’ (Shakespeare’s Globe), ‘Mourning Becomes Electra’ (National Theatre), ‘A Lie of the Mind’, ‘The Genius’ and ‘Oi for England’ (Royal Court), ‘Sabina’ (Bush Theatre), ‘The Seagull’ (Liverpool Playhouse), ‘Loot’ (Ambassadors) and most recently ‘Gabriel’ (Theatre 6).

Credits

FEATURE FILM
Production (role):
B&B (Jeff)
Company:
Hummingbird Films
Project details:
Dir. Joe Ahearne
Production (role):
ART IS… (Lulu’s Dad)
Company:
New Troy Productions
Project details:
Dir. Barry Bliss
Production (role):
NOTES FROM THE UNDERGROUND (Photographer)
Company:
New Troy Productions
Project details:
Dir. Barry Bliss
Production (role):
MOVING TARGET (Mr. Johnson)
Company:
Black & Blue Films
Project details:
Dir. Mark Tierney
Production (role):
GODARD & OTHERS (Torrence)
Company:
New Troy Productions
Project details:
Dir. Barry Bliss
Production (role):
LESBIAN VAMPIRE KILLERS (Vicar)
Company:
Alliance Films
Project details:
Dir. Phil Claydon
Production (role):
VOICE FROM AFAR (Actor 4)
Company:
Margate Film Company
Project details:
Dir. Barry Bliss
Production (role):
POPPIES (Tony Hudson)
Project details:
Dir. Barry Bliss
Production (role):
GYPO (Paul)
Company:
Medb Films
Project details:
Dir. Jan Dunn
Production (role):
QUEEN OF THE DAMNED (David Talbot)
Company:
Warner Bros.
Project details:
Dir. Michael Rymer
Production (role):
MY KINGDOM (Dean)
Company:
Close Grip Films Ltd
Project details:
Dir. Don Boyd
Production (role):
DOWNTIME (Rob)
Company:
Arts Council Of England
Project details:
Dir. Bharat Nalluri
Production (role):
FAIRYTALE: A TRUE STORY (Arthur Wright)
Company:
Icon Entertainment International
Project details:
Dir. Charles Sturridge
Production (role):
THE THREE MUSKETEERS (Girard/Jussac)
Company:
Walt Disney Pictures
Project details:
Dir. Stephen Herek
Production (role):
ALIEN 3 (Golic)
Company:
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp
Project details:
Dir. David Fincher
Production (role):
AFRAID OF THE DARK (Tony Dalton)
Company:
Les Films Ariane
Project details:
Dir. Mark People
Production (role):
PAPER MASK (Matthew Harris)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Christopher Morahan
Production (role):
THE MONK (Father Lorenzo Rojas)
Company:
Celtic Films
Project details:
Dir. Francisco Lara Polop
Production (role):
DEALERS (Daniel Pascoe)
Company:
Euston Films
Project details:
Dir. Colin Bucksey
Production (role):
THE RAINBOW (Anton Skrebensky)
Company:
Vestron Pictures
Project details:
Dir. Ken Russell
Production (role):
STREETS OF YESTERDAY (Yosef Raz)
Company:
Hellas Cosmos Video
Project details:
Dir. Judd Ne’eman
Production (role):
INNOCENT VICTIM (Barry)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Giles Foster
Production (role):
EMPIRE OF THE SUN (Lt. Price)
Company:
Amblin Entertainment
Project details:
Dir. Steven Spielberg
Production (role):
WITHNAIL & I (I / Marwood)
Company:
HandMade Films
Project details:
Dir. Bruce Robinson
TELEVISION
Production (role):
HOLBY CITY (Professor John Gaskell)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. various
Production (role):
MUSKETEERS (St Pierre)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Nick Renton
Production (role):
THE BLETCHLEY CIRLCE (John Richards)
Company:
World Productions
Project details:
Dir. Jamie Payne
Production (role):
DOCTOR WHO (The Doctor)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. John Hayes
Production (role):
RIPPER STREET (Stanley J. Bone)
Company:
Element Pictures
Project details:
Dir. Andy Wilson
Production (role):
MOVING ON (Phil)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Robert Glenister
Production (role):
A MOTHERS SON (David)
Company:
ITV
Project details:
Dir. Edward Bazalgette
Production (role):
SOS: THE TITANIC ENQUIRY (Sir Rufus Isaacs)
Company:
Hole In The Wall (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. Michael McDowell
Production (role):
LUTHER (Mark North - Series Regular 2010 - 2011)
Company:
BBC (Series 1 & 2)
Project details:
Dir. Various
Production (role):
NEW TRICKS (D.C.I. James Larson)
Company:
Wall To Wall
Project details:
Dir. Kenneth Glenaan
Production (role):
WAKING THE DEAD (ACC Tony Nicholson)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Andy Hay
Production (role):
JONATHAN CREEK (Hugo Dore)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. David Renwick
Production (role):
COLLISION (Richard Reeves)
Company:
Greenlit Productions
Project details:
Dir. Marc Evans
Production (role):
FABLES OF FORGOTTON THINGS (Clarence)
Company:
Mandarin Kite / BBC (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. Toby Meakins
Production (role):
TRUE DARE KISS (Nash McKinnon)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dirs. Declan O’Dwyer & Jeremy Webb
Production (role):
TRIPPING OVER (Jeremy)
Company:
Corner Stone Films
Project details:
Dirs. Sam Miller & Ian Watson
Production (role):
IF I HAD YOU (Phillip Andrews)
Company:
Granada Television (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. John Deery
Production (role):
SEA OF SOULS (Christopher Chambers)
Company:
Sony Pictures Television International
Project details:
Dir. Patrick Harkins
Production (role):
AGATHA CHRISTIE’S MARPLE (Dickie Erskine)
Company:
Acorn Media Group
Project details:
Dir. Edward Hall
Production (role):
KIDNAPPED (Colonel McNab)
Company:
BBC (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. Brenden Maher
Production (role):
LIE WITH ME (Gerry Henson)
Company:
Granada Television
Project details:
Dir. Susanna White
Production (role):
AGATHA CHRISTIE’S POIROT (Dr. Peter Lord)
Company:
London Weekend Television
Project details:
Dir. David Moore
Production (role):
HORNBLOWER: DUTY (Lt. Bush)
Company:
A&E Network (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. Andrew Grieve
Production (role):
HORATION HORNBLOWER 3 (Lt. Bush)
Company:
A&E Network (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. Andrew Greive
Production (role):
THE BIOGRAPHER (Andrew Morton)
Company:
Pipeline Films (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. Philip Saville
Production (role):
BLOOD STRANGERS (DC David Ingram)
Company:
Granada Television (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. Jon Jones
Production (role):
SWEET REVENGE (Professor Patrick)
Project details:
Dir. David Morrissey (TV Movie)
Production (role):
HORATIO HORNBLOWER: RETRIBUTION (Lt. Bush)
Company:
A&E Network (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. Andrew Greive
Production (role):
HORNBLOWER: MUTINY (Lt. Bush)
Company:
A&E Network (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. Andrew Greive
Production (role):
HOTEL! (Ben Carter)
Company:
Tiger Aspect Productions (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. Alan Nixon
Production (role):
NATURE BOY (Steve Witton)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Joe Wright
Production (role):
FORGOTTEN (Ben Turner)
Company:
London Weekend Television
Project details:
Dir. Ben Bolt
Production (role):
BREATHLESS HUSH (Henry Newbolt)
Company:
Atlas Adventures (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. Bill Butt
Production (role):
OUR MUTUAL FRIEND (Eugene Wrayburn)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Julian Farino
Production (role):
DOCTOR WHO (The Doctor)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Geoffrey Sax
Production (role):
CATHERINE THE GREAT (Potemkin)
Company:
MR Filmproduktion (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dirs. Marvin J. Chomsky & John Goldsmith
Production (role):
THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY (Cpl. Chris Ryan)
Company:
London Weekend Television (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. Paul Greengrass
Production (role):
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE (Bassanio)
Company:
BBC (TV Movie)
Project details:
Dir. Alan Horrox
Production (role):
THE HANGING GALE (Liam Phelan)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Diarmuid Lawrence
Production (role):
NICE TOWN (Joe Thompson)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Pedr James
Production (role):
SCREEN TWO (Colin)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Colin Gregg
Production (role):
CARIANI AND THE COURTESANS (Giovanni Cariani)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Leslie Megahey
Production (role):
THE MONCLED MUTINEER (Percy Toplis)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Jim O’Brien
Production (role):
THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST (John Worthing)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Stuart Burge
Production (role):
GIVE US A BREAK (Mo)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Various
Production (role):
RUSSIAN NIGHT…1941 (Dygin)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Desmond Davis
Production (role):
PLAY FOR TODAY (Norman)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Gerald Blake
THEATRE
Production (role):
GABRIEL (Von Pfunz)
Company:
Theatre 6
Project details:
Dir. Kate McGregor
Production (role):
THREE SISTERS (Alexander Vershinin)
Company:
Southwark Playhouse
Project details:
Dir. Russell Bolam
Production (role):
MAJOR BARBARA (Undershaft)
Company:
Abbey Theatre Dublin
Project details:
Dir. Annebelle Comyn
Production (role):
BUTLEY (Reg)
Company:
Duchess Theatre / West End
Project details:
Dir. Lindsay Posner
Production (role):
HELEN (Menelaus)
Company:
Shakespeare’s Globe
Project details:
Dir. Deborah Bruce
Production (role):
THE GIGLI CONCERT (Jimmy)
Company:
Finborough Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Gavin Macalinden
Production (role):
MOURNING BECOMES ELECTRA (Captain Adam Brant)
Company:
National Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Howard Davis
Production (role):
THE LITTLE BLACK BOOK (Jean-Jaques)
Company:
Riverside Studios
Project details:
Dir. Marianna Badrichani
Production (role):
A LIE ON THE MIND (Frankie)
Company:
Royal Court Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Simon Curtis
Production (role):
THE SEAGULL (Constantine)
Company:
Royal Court Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Les Waters
Production (role):
LOOT (Dennis)
Company:
Ambassadors
Project details:
Dir. Jonathon Linn
Production (role):
MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING (Dogberry)
Company:
Horseshoe, Basingstoke
Project details:
Dir. Tony Craven
SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS
Based:

Chichester

Credits

  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): B&B (Jeff)
    Company: Hummingbird Films
    Project details: Dir. Joe Ahearne
  • Production (role): ART IS… (Lulu’s Dad)
    Company: New Troy Productions
    Project details: Dir. Barry Bliss
  • Production (role): NOTES FROM THE UNDERGROUND (Photographer)
    Company: New Troy Productions
    Project details: Dir. Barry Bliss
  • Production (role): MOVING TARGET (Mr. Johnson)
    Company: Black & Blue Films
    Project details: Dir. Mark Tierney
  • Production (role): GODARD & OTHERS (Torrence)
    Company: New Troy Productions
    Project details: Dir. Barry Bliss
  • Production (role): LESBIAN VAMPIRE KILLERS (Vicar)
    Company: Alliance Films
    Project details: Dir. Phil Claydon
  • Production (role): VOICE FROM AFAR (Actor 4)
    Company: Margate Film Company
    Project details: Dir. Barry Bliss
  • Production (role): POPPIES (Tony Hudson)
    Company:
    Project details: Dir. Barry Bliss
  • Production (role): GYPO (Paul)
    Company: Medb Films
    Project details: Dir. Jan Dunn
  • Production (role): QUEEN OF THE DAMNED (David Talbot)
    Company: Warner Bros.
    Project details: Dir. Michael Rymer
  • Production (role): MY KINGDOM (Dean)
    Company: Close Grip Films Ltd
    Project details: Dir. Don Boyd
  • Production (role): DOWNTIME (Rob)
    Company: Arts Council Of England
    Project details: Dir. Bharat Nalluri
  • Production (role): FAIRYTALE: A TRUE STORY (Arthur Wright)
    Company: Icon Entertainment International
    Project details: Dir. Charles Sturridge
  • Production (role): THE THREE MUSKETEERS (Girard/Jussac)
    Company: Walt Disney Pictures
    Project details: Dir. Stephen Herek
  • Production (role): ALIEN 3 (Golic)
    Company: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp
    Project details: Dir. David Fincher
  • Production (role): AFRAID OF THE DARK (Tony Dalton)
    Company: Les Films Ariane
    Project details: Dir. Mark People
  • Production (role): PAPER MASK (Matthew Harris)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Christopher Morahan
  • Production (role): THE MONK (Father Lorenzo Rojas)
    Company: Celtic Films
    Project details: Dir. Francisco Lara Polop
  • Production (role): DEALERS (Daniel Pascoe)
    Company: Euston Films
    Project details: Dir. Colin Bucksey
  • Production (role): THE RAINBOW (Anton Skrebensky)
    Company: Vestron Pictures
    Project details: Dir. Ken Russell
  • Production (role): STREETS OF YESTERDAY (Yosef Raz)
    Company: Hellas Cosmos Video
    Project details: Dir. Judd Ne’eman
  • Production (role): INNOCENT VICTIM (Barry)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Giles Foster
  • Production (role): EMPIRE OF THE SUN (Lt. Price)
    Company: Amblin Entertainment
    Project details: Dir. Steven Spielberg
  • Production (role): WITHNAIL & I (I / Marwood)
    Company: HandMade Films
    Project details: Dir. Bruce Robinson
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): HOLBY CITY (Professor John Gaskell)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. various
  • Production (role): MUSKETEERS (St Pierre)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Nick Renton
  • Production (role): THE BLETCHLEY CIRLCE (John Richards)
    Company: World Productions
    Project details: Dir. Jamie Payne
  • Production (role): DOCTOR WHO (The Doctor)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. John Hayes
  • Production (role): RIPPER STREET (Stanley J. Bone)
    Company: Element Pictures
    Project details: Dir. Andy Wilson
  • Production (role): MOVING ON (Phil)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Robert Glenister
  • Production (role): A MOTHERS SON (David)
    Company: ITV
    Project details: Dir. Edward Bazalgette
  • Production (role): SOS: THE TITANIC ENQUIRY (Sir Rufus Isaacs)
    Company: Hole In The Wall (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. Michael McDowell
  • Production (role): LUTHER (Mark North - Series Regular 2010 - 2011)
    Company: BBC (Series 1 & 2)
    Project details: Dir. Various
  • Production (role): NEW TRICKS (D.C.I. James Larson)
    Company: Wall To Wall
    Project details: Dir. Kenneth Glenaan
  • Production (role): WAKING THE DEAD (ACC Tony Nicholson)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Andy Hay
  • Production (role): JONATHAN CREEK (Hugo Dore)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. David Renwick
  • Production (role): COLLISION (Richard Reeves)
    Company: Greenlit Productions
    Project details: Dir. Marc Evans
  • Production (role): FABLES OF FORGOTTON THINGS (Clarence)
    Company: Mandarin Kite / BBC (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. Toby Meakins
  • Production (role): TRUE DARE KISS (Nash McKinnon)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dirs. Declan O’Dwyer & Jeremy Webb
  • Production (role): TRIPPING OVER (Jeremy)
    Company: Corner Stone Films
    Project details: Dirs. Sam Miller & Ian Watson
  • Production (role): IF I HAD YOU (Phillip Andrews)
    Company: Granada Television (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. John Deery
  • Production (role): SEA OF SOULS (Christopher Chambers)
    Company: Sony Pictures Television International
    Project details: Dir. Patrick Harkins
  • Production (role): AGATHA CHRISTIE’S MARPLE (Dickie Erskine)
    Company: Acorn Media Group
    Project details: Dir. Edward Hall
  • Production (role): KIDNAPPED (Colonel McNab)
    Company: BBC (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. Brenden Maher
  • Production (role): LIE WITH ME (Gerry Henson)
    Company: Granada Television
    Project details: Dir. Susanna White
  • Production (role): AGATHA CHRISTIE’S POIROT (Dr. Peter Lord)
    Company: London Weekend Television
    Project details: Dir. David Moore
  • Production (role): HORNBLOWER: DUTY (Lt. Bush)
    Company: A&E Network (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. Andrew Grieve
  • Production (role): HORATION HORNBLOWER 3 (Lt. Bush)
    Company: A&E Network (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. Andrew Greive
  • Production (role): THE BIOGRAPHER (Andrew Morton)
    Company: Pipeline Films (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. Philip Saville
  • Production (role): BLOOD STRANGERS (DC David Ingram)
    Company: Granada Television (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. Jon Jones
  • Production (role): SWEET REVENGE (Professor Patrick)
    Company:
    Project details: Dir. David Morrissey (TV Movie)
  • Production (role): HORATIO HORNBLOWER: RETRIBUTION (Lt. Bush)
    Company: A&E Network (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. Andrew Greive
  • Production (role): HORNBLOWER: MUTINY (Lt. Bush)
    Company: A&E Network (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. Andrew Greive
  • Production (role): HOTEL! (Ben Carter)
    Company: Tiger Aspect Productions (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. Alan Nixon
  • Production (role): NATURE BOY (Steve Witton)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Joe Wright
  • Production (role): FORGOTTEN (Ben Turner)
    Company: London Weekend Television
    Project details: Dir. Ben Bolt
  • Production (role): BREATHLESS HUSH (Henry Newbolt)
    Company: Atlas Adventures (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. Bill Butt
  • Production (role): OUR MUTUAL FRIEND (Eugene Wrayburn)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Julian Farino
  • Production (role): DOCTOR WHO (The Doctor)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Geoffrey Sax
  • Production (role): CATHERINE THE GREAT (Potemkin)
    Company: MR Filmproduktion (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dirs. Marvin J. Chomsky & John Goldsmith
  • Production (role): THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY (Cpl. Chris Ryan)
    Company: London Weekend Television (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. Paul Greengrass
  • Production (role): THE MERCHANT OF VENICE (Bassanio)
    Company: BBC (TV Movie)
    Project details: Dir. Alan Horrox
  • Production (role): THE HANGING GALE (Liam Phelan)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Diarmuid Lawrence
  • Production (role): NICE TOWN (Joe Thompson)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Pedr James
  • Production (role): SCREEN TWO (Colin)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Colin Gregg
  • Production (role): CARIANI AND THE COURTESANS (Giovanni Cariani)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Leslie Megahey
  • Production (role): THE MONCLED MUTINEER (Percy Toplis)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Jim O’Brien
  • Production (role): THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST (John Worthing)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Stuart Burge
  • Production (role): GIVE US A BREAK (Mo)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Various
  • Production (role): RUSSIAN NIGHT…1941 (Dygin)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Desmond Davis
  • Production (role): PLAY FOR TODAY (Norman)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Gerald Blake
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): GABRIEL (Von Pfunz)
    Company: Theatre 6
    Project details: Dir. Kate McGregor
  • Production (role): THREE SISTERS (Alexander Vershinin)
    Company: Southwark Playhouse
    Project details: Dir. Russell Bolam
  • Production (role): MAJOR BARBARA (Undershaft)
    Company: Abbey Theatre Dublin
    Project details: Dir. Annebelle Comyn
  • Production (role): BUTLEY (Reg)
    Company: Duchess Theatre / West End
    Project details: Dir. Lindsay Posner
  • Production (role): HELEN (Menelaus)
    Company: Shakespeare’s Globe
    Project details: Dir. Deborah Bruce
  • Production (role): THE GIGLI CONCERT (Jimmy)
    Company: Finborough Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Gavin Macalinden
  • Production (role): MOURNING BECOMES ELECTRA (Captain Adam Brant)
    Company: National Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Howard Davis
  • Production (role): THE LITTLE BLACK BOOK (Jean-Jaques)
    Company: Riverside Studios
    Project details: Dir. Marianna Badrichani
  • Production (role): A LIE ON THE MIND (Frankie)
    Company: Royal Court Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Simon Curtis
  • Production (role): THE SEAGULL (Constantine)
    Company: Royal Court Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Les Waters
  • Production (role): LOOT (Dennis)
    Company: Ambassadors
    Project details: Dir. Jonathon Linn
  • Production (role): MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING (Dogberry)
    Company: Horseshoe, Basingstoke
    Project details: Dir. Tony Craven
  • Based:

    Chichester

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